Course

PRINCE2®: PROJECTS IN CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENTS


From the company that brought PRINCE2 to South Africa In 2000. The world’s most popular Project Management Methodology.
Format

Virtual or Classroom Training

Skill Level

All

Duration

5 Days

Language

English

Overview

PRINCE2 is the best practice guide for you, the professional project manager. PRINCE2 will minimize the risk of any of your projects failing. Come and learn how to be a great PM. Time and again we hear that the only constant in the modern world is change. The essential truths and practices of PRINCE2 are another constant: they remain as relevant as ever and PRINCE2’s strength derives from decades of best practice in project management across diverse organisations and industries. PRINCE2 has always been rooted in real life experience. This update can be trusted to provide practical, authoritative and relevant guidance to anyone managing a project in today’s environment. PRojects IN Controlled Environments is widely recognised as the de facto method for project management. PRINCE2 provides a framework that brings together disciplines and activities that ensure successful project delivery. PRINCE2 is a wealth of project management knowledge and Best Practice that needs to be conscientiously tailored to suit each individual and their organization. The updated manual, training and examination will help you tailor PRINCE2 effectively to ensure you get the most out of the certification. It is a non-proprietary international best practice professional project management qualification. Our event and course material provides comprehensive cover of all aspects of the PRINCE2 methodology and prepares you for the Foundation and/or Practitioner exams. Don’t deter your career’s progress, join the hundreds of successful project managers that have benefited from Snap Tech’s PRINCE2 training events, and get an internationally recognized PRINCE2 certification. As always, our focus is on helping individuals and organizations across a range of job roles, sectors and geographies, to successfully manage projects. Did you know that PRINCE2 Is a decision driven method with very flexible governance and is certainly not template driven!

Completing this course will help you:

Who is the course for?

This qualification is aimed at project managers and aspiring project managers. It is also relevant to other key staff involved project delivery. The event is suitable for all those involved in projects of any type and size including:

Our prince2 training in project management event delivers in two main areas:​

  • Minimised risk of project failure.
  • Reduced waste and increased productivity.
  • Confidence to take on important change projects.
  • A robust yet adaptable method that you can embed into your working practices and apply to a range of projects.
  • Higher levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Starting up.
  • Initiation.
  • Controlling a stage.
  • Managing product delivery.
  • Managing stage boundaries.
  • Closing a project.
  • Directing a project – that focuses on the role of the Project Board/Steercom.

Foundation: 3 days | Practitioner: 2 days
The event is a mixture of lectures, individual and team exercises and practical examples, delivered by an experienced Axelos / PeopleCert accredited trainer.

The event documentation is comprehensive and includes a copy of the PRINCE2 manual that together with the pre-event pack helps you to prepare for this intense event; 10 to 30 hours of pre-event preparation is required,

FOUNDATION

The purpose of the Foundation qualification is to confirm you have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the PRINCE2 method to be able to work effectively with, or as a member of, a project management team. It is a pre requisite for the practitioner certification.

PRACTITIONER

The purpose of the Practitioner qualification is to confirm you have achieved sufficient understanding to apply and tailor PRINCE2 to a situation. It is for experienced practitioners of project management.

In order to sit the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination you must provide proof of having passed one of the following:

PRINCE2 Foundation
Project Management Professional (PMP)
Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
Any one of the IPMA Levels A®, B®, C®, D®

Exam Format (Closed Book)

Closed book exam
Objective Test Questions (OTQs), (ABCD) exam
60 questions within 60 minutes
33+ marks required to pass (55%)
No pre-requisite for Foundation exam

Exam Format (Open Book)

Paper based and open book exam (PRINCE2 2017 Handbook ONLY)
Two objective test question types are used
68 question items (marks) within 2.5 hours
38+ marks to pass (about 55%)
Pre-requisite for Practitioner = Foundation
Identification required